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5 Back-of-the-Can Recipes You Need to Try

Sometimes I need to make dinner in little time and with little fuss.<p>There are plenty of times that I stand in my kitchen looking at the pantry staples available to me and think to myself, "What the heck am I going to make for dinner tonight?" Sometimes I need to make dinner in little time and with …

Recipes

76 of Our Best Steak Recipes, from Rib Eye to Skirt Steak, Fajitas to Skewers

Our biggest, baddest, and best steak recipes—all in one place.<p><b>There are some days when you just really need a big steak.</b> Whether you're in the mood for a seared rib eye or a skewer wrapped in pita, we're here for you.

Ribeye

Chocolate-Cinnamon Coffee Cake

12 Servings<p>If you like, serve this chocolate-cinnamon recipe with whipped cream or an extra dollop of yogurt—or, of course, a cup of coffee.<p>October 2013Print<p>Ingredients<p>½ cup (1 stick) unsalted butter, room temperature, plus more for pan<p>½ cup blanched hazelnuts, chopped<p>2 ounces bittersweet …

Dessert

9 Delicious Ways to Use Sweet Summer Berries

Sweet and juicy summer berries are here! Put them to use in salads, parfaits, muffins and more.<p>Sweet and juicy summer berries are here! Put them to use in salads, parfaits, muffins and more...<p><b>1. Peaches & Berries with Lemon-Mint Syrup</b><p>This elegant and refreshing fruit salad is perfect for summer …

Recipes

The 10 Entertaining Recipes You Loved This Month

Roasted market vegetables and warm, bubbled-over fruit pies are essential summer fare. But in the sweltering heat of July, we do as much as we can to keep our kitchens cool. This month, you avoided the oven and took to the grill, charring everything from chicken to flank steak. You kept side dishes …

Side Dishes

After These 39 Chicken Thighs Recipes, You Can't Turn Back

Using chicken thighs, the most flavorful parts of the chicken, these recipes will have you cooking soups and skewers to tacos and paella.<p><b>We'll admit it: Chicken thighs trump chicken breasts any day of the week</b>. Not only are they more succulent than white meat, chicken thighs even stand up to …

Recipes

7 Common Fried Chicken Mistakes -- and How to Avoid Them

It's time to get back in the kitchen with your chicken.<p><i>Rochelle Bilow</i><p>There’s a lot to love about fried chicken. First, there’s that hot, crunchy, shatteringly crisp crust, fried to golden-brown perfection. Once you get through that, you’re rewarded with super juicy, moist meat—no dry, tastelessness …

Recipes

Boston Cream Pie

Much more cake than pie, thick pastry cream and oozing chocolate ganache make up for the misnomer. <b>Mad Hungry Cravings</b> has the simple but satisfying recipe.<p>Reprinted with permission by Lucinda Scala Quinn. Copyright © 2013. Published by Artisan Books. Available wherever books are sold. All rights …

Grasshopper Squares Recipe

This retro-inspired no-bake dessert is perfect for when you want a chocolate and minty treat without spending a ton of time in the kitchen.<p><b>Note:</b> for those at home the chocolate frosting on the top, which hardens in the refrigerator, does make it challenging to cut perfect uniform pieces without …

Milk Chocolate Mousse with Coconut Whipped Cream

Milk Chocolate Mousse with Coconut Whipped Cream.<p><i>by</i> Jessica <i>on</i> May 31, 2013 124<p>I’d like to talk about embarrassing things in life.<p>This has all come …

Baked Chocolate Mousse Cake Recipe

This flourless chocolate souffle cake is so creamy-chocolatey, it's practically a mousse in cake form.<p><b>Notes:</b> When served at room temperature, the texture of this cake is soft and creamy. Served chilled, the texture is more firm. Use a hot, wet, knife to cut slices of cake. Be sure to use a high …

Weekend Baking Project: Salted Caramel-Chocolate Pudding Cake

Want to preform a little magic trick in your kitchen? Try pudding cake. It's a magical dish in which both components (i.e. pudding and cake) materialize in the same pan.<p>The process is easy. You spread batter in a pan then cover it with a sweetened cocoa powder mixture. During baking the chocolate …

Real Texas Nachos Recipe

Sometimes, simplicity rules the nacho game. We recreate the Texas tradition of freshly fried chips individually topped with Longhorn cheese and a pickled jalapeño slice: a perfectly balanced snack.<p><b>Why this recipe works:</b><p>Home fried tortillas make for fresher chips that have more corn flavor and …

morning bread pudding with salted caramel

We should really talk about this. Promise you won’t get mad, okay? I came across this for the first time <i>twelve years ago</i>. I’ve been blogging here for …

Find Vega, near Lyrid meteor radiant point

Finally! A meteor shower when the moon is (relatively) dark. Watch the mornings of April 21-23. We expect the peak morning to be April 22 for the …

Astronomy

Using the PlayStation 4's virtual reality headset, Project Morpheus (update: now with video!)

The cat's out of the bag and... uh, on our head? Okay, we can do better than that, but what we're trying to say is that we just used Sony's new PlayStation 4 virtual reality headset: Project Morpheus. You already know the specs and all that good stuff; we're here to tell you what it's like using …